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1918 Nov. 18

Taylor, Brainerd, 1877-1955

Letter from Brainerd Taylor to James B. Taylor

Langres (France) - It has been a week since hostilities ceased and the censorship enforcement has been lifted. Brent was there on the "last great battlefield of the war" on November 1st and everything has been busy since. He was present for 2 of the 3 major U.S. battles, having missed the Chateau Thierry "show." He goes into detail about the arc of his work for the Motor Transport Corps, including where he was stationed... more

Brainerd Taylor Family Papers

1918 Nov. 25

Taylor, Brainerd, 1877-1955

Letter from Brainerd Taylor to James B. Taylor

Langres (France) - It has been one year since Brent left his family behind to go overseas and he reflects on their parting and updates James on where other family members in the service are now. He returned from a trip on horseback between the forest of Argonne and Verdun, which is a landscape he can hardly describe but he wishes his father could have seen it. There isn't a patch of ground that hasn't been torn up by sh... more

Brainerd Taylor Family Papers